Patrick Murphy (Iowa)
|Iowa House of Representatives District 28|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
Murphy worked for Hillcrest Family Services in 1991, was a Quality Assurance Analyst/Document Specialist with Cycare Systems Inc from 1988-1990, Quality Assurance Analyst/Document Specialist with Mercy Health Center from 1975-1988, and was an Instructor at Northeast Iowa Community College.
He is a member of the Birth Defects Advisory Committee, Boy Club Boosters, Community Advisor with the Dubuque Area Labor/Management Council, Mental Health Association Board, and Saint Joseph's Church.
- Administration and Rules
- Legislative Council (Vice Chair)
- Subcommittee on Administration
- Subcommittee on Service (Chair)
- Subcommittee on Studies (Chair)
Murphy ran for re-election to the 28th District seat against Paul Kern (R). Murphy had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.
On November 4, 2008, Murphy was re-elected to the 28th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Darren D. White (R).  Murphy raised $590,368 for his campaign, while White raised $2,978. 
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 28|
|Patrick Murphy (D)||9,518|
|Darren D. White (R)||4,227|
In 2008 Murphy collected $590,368 in donations.
His four largest donors were:
|Iowa State Education Association||$95,755|
|Service Employees Local 199||$25,000|
|Iowa Credit Union League||$20,000|
- Patrick Murphy's Personal Website
- Patrick Murphy on the Iowa Legislature Website
- Project Vote Smart Bio
- Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
|Iowa House of Representatives District 28
| Succeeded by|
State of Iowa
Des Moines (capital)
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